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The Remarkable Women of the Bibleby Elizabeth George
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In this inspiring look at the lives of women in the Bible, bestselling author Elizabeth George reveals refreshing models of faith for today. Stories about Eve, Deborah, Sarah, Ruth, Mary, and other women from Scripture offer testimonies of changed lives and reflections on the remarkable strengths God cultivates in women who love Him?Jocebed is an example of a remarkable mother, Deborah's life is an illustration of wisdom, Ruth and Naomi model pure devotion, and Hannah demonstrates sacrifice. Conveying the assurance of God's love, "The Remarkable Women of the Bible" provides nourishment from a woman's point of view and connects today's woman with the source of fulfillment that sustained her sisters in Bible times?a relationship with God. Adapted from "Women Who Loved God."
- Jocebed is an example of a remarkable mother- Deborah's life is an illustration of wisdom- Ruth and Naomi model pure devotion- Hannah demonstrates sacrifice- Esther represents amazing courage
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-274).
Bestselling author Elizabeth George reveals refreshing models of faith for today's woman through stories and reflections about Eve, Deborah, , Sarah, Ruth, Mary, and other remarkable women of the Bible.
Table of Contents
Eve : remarkable creation — Fairest of all creation! — Sarah : remarkable faith — First steps in faith — Advanced steps in faith — Rewards of faith — Rebekah : remarkable journey — Ready, willing, and able! — Tests of faith — Jochebed : remarkable mother — The heart of a mother — Miriam : remarkable leader — A devoted sister — A devoted saint — Rahab : remarkable grace — A cameo of courage — A portrait of transformation — Deborah : remarkable wisdom — The path to greatness — Ruth and Naomi : remarkable devotion — Enduring difficult times — Enjoying God's blessings — Hannah : remarkable sacrifice — A weaving of grace — Threads of sacrifice — Esther : remarkable courage — The beauty of courage — Elizabeth : remarkable walk — Consecrated to God — Mary : remarkable life — Highly favored one — O worship the king! — A woman after God's own heart — A portrait of devotion — Mary and Martha : remarkable love — Two faces of love — Dorcas, Lydia, Priscilla and Phoebe : remarkable servants — Selfless service — Queens of remarkable faith and grace — A final look.
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